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Old 04-17-2012, 11:29 AM
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I got a quote to paint my Grille and Bumpers black from chrome

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Is this a good deal ? or is there suggestions for something cheaper thanks
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thats an excellent deal!!! I was quoted 400 just for my fender flares
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before I linex'd my bumpers Maaco told me 400 for them to take the bumpers off and paint them or 100 if I take the bumpers off and dropped them off....
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I think that sounds high. Im getting my grille painted right now and having the emblem smoothed for $150.
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I suggest pulling the parts off yourself & get them powder coated
there are several shades of black or any other color in fact
it is more durable then paint & you can wash & wax it just like paint
you can even get a metal flake type finish if you want it
it works on metal or plastic


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I suggest pulling the parts off yourself & get them powder coated
there are several shades of black or any other color in fact
it is more durable then paint & you can wash & wax it just like paint
you can even get a metal flake type finish if you want it
it works on metal or plastic


Is it legal to drive without a Front & Rear Bumper and Grille?

I only have one vehicle and really no way of getting to and from the shop otherwise?

Also are there any threads about removing the bumpers? Is it a hard process?

Also, I do have a slight dent in my rear bumper.. would that be something I'd probably just rather replace eventually or would powder coating help prevent rust

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That seems a little high to me but not too crazy. You could get powder coating done cheaper and it'll be better.
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